Park Trail Conditions
Recent storms left damage on all park trails. Portions of the elevated boardwalk are currently closed. The lower boardwalk is open. Expect downed trees and debris on all trails and in Cedar Creek. Be prepared when hiking and canoeing.
Our Staff & Offices
Harry Hampton Visitor Center
Tracy Stakely, Superintendent
Old Growth Bottomland Forest Research and Education Center
Southeast Coast Exotic Plant Management Team (regional program)
Did You Know?
Congaree National Park ranks among the most diverse forest communities in North America. There are 22 different plant communities in the park.